Apothecary Bottle, LAP OPHTHALM DIVIR

Description
Blown and molded rectangular shaped bottle with rounded shoulders. The label, applied with a cold color technique is an oval shield framed by green and red leaves with a shell. The label is marked with the alchemical symbol for salt and is marked LAP OPHTHALM DIVIR.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 16.1 cm x 11.1 cm x 6.7 cm; 6 5/16 in x 4 3/8 in x 2 5/8 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0427
catalog number
M-05576
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 288
catalog number
1991.0664.0427
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Medicine
Pharmacy
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Art
Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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